Gretchen Whitmer, Podcast — February 27, 2017 at 7:04 am

Episode 21 – The Plagues of Trump wsg Gretchen Whitmer, candidate for governor in Michigan


The show notes for Episode 21 are at

David Corn at Mother Jones: Why Tom Perez Is a Strong Competitor Against Keith Ellison in the Democratic Party Race

Stat of the Week:

Associated Press: Are Immigration Raids Result of Trump Policy?

New York Times: Immigration Agents Discover New Freedom to Deport Under Trump

Patricia Laya at Bloomberg Politics: Trump Deportation Threats to Constrict Already-Tight Job Market

Callum Borchers at the Washington Post: White House blocks CNN, New York Times from press briefing hours after Trump slams media

Paul Farhi at the Washington Post: CNN, New York Times, other media barred from White House briefing

LOLGOP at Eclectablog: Why does the GOP want to cut the super rich’s taxes while raising taxes on the middle class?

Topher Spiro and Harry Stein at the Center for American Progress: Why the Emerging Bill to Repeal the Affordable Care Act Will Fail

INTERVIEW: Gretchen Whitmer on Twitter: @GretchenWhitmer

Gretchen Whitmer for Michigan website:


Detroit Free Press: Civil rights panel: Flint water crisis linked to ‘systemic racism’

Intro and Outro music: Zoolookologie by Jean-Michel Jarre from the album Zoolook.

The Sit and Spin Room logo by Anne C. Savage.